September 30, 2011
Anchovies and Alevin
Alim: Mum, what are anchovies?
Mum: Small fish. Like Alevin.
Alim: What is Alevin?
Mum: Small fish. Like anchovies.
(Pause. Thinking.. Still thinking)
. Mum, you're not helping.
(Really smiling. I know am not helping
). By the way honey, just eat your Alevin.
Friday, September 30, 2011